The table below looks at the prevalence of the term Clustering in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Clustering over the 3 months to 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Clustering
Rank 151 120 79
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -41
Permanent jobs citing Clustering 75 106 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.36% 1.96% 3.19%
As % of the Miscellaneous category 4.12% 5.46% 8.98%
Number of salaries quoted 45 82 101
Average salary £50,000 £41,600 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.19% +10.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £61,250 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,699 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+4.42% +3.03%
Clustering
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1819 1941 1848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.93% 35.96% 35.47%
Number of salaries quoted 1283 1360 1454
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £29,000 £29,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Clustering
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Clustering Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Clustering
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region.

Clustering Salary Trend in Berkshire

Clustering
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Clustering across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Clustering Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Clustering
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Clustering within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -19 43 £50,000 +23.45% 4
Bracknell 0 18 £27,500 -45.00% 2
Maidenhead -14 6 £50,000 +53.84% 1
Slough +1 5 £42,000 -9.67%
Clustering
South East

Clustering
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering.

1 106 (65.84%) Windows
2 74 (45.96%) Microsoft
3 73 (45.34%) Active Directory
4 69 (42.86%) Security Cleared
5 67 (41.61%) MS Exchange
6 55 (34.16%) SharePoint
6 55 (34.16%) VMware
7 53 (32.92%) SQL
8 50 (31.06%) Citrix
9 48 (29.81%) Windows XP
10 45 (27.95%) SQL Server
10 45 (27.95%) Exchange Server 2003
11 44 (27.33%) DV Cleared
12 43 (26.71%) Oracle
12 43 (26.71%) Exchange Server 2010
13 42 (26.09%) Blackberry
13 42 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 42 (26.09%) Replication
14 40 (24.84%) Disaster Recovery
14 40 (24.84%) Veritas
15 39 (24.22%) SC Cleared
16 35 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (21.12%) High Availability
18 33 (20.50%) IIS
19 30 (18.63%) Linux
19 30 (18.63%) PowerShell
19 30 (18.63%) Live Communications Server
20 28 (17.39%) Fujitsu
20 28 (17.39%) UNIX
20 28 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003

Clustering
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Clustering also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Clustering. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 67 (41.61%) MS Exchange
2 55 (34.16%) SharePoint
3 45 (27.95%) Exchange Server 2003
4 43 (26.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 42 (26.09%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 33 (20.50%) IIS
7 30 (18.63%) Live Communications Server
8 21 (13.04%) Apache
9 18 (11.18%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (10.56%) SharePoint Server
11 14 (8.70%) Lotus Domino
12 13 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2007
12 13 (8.07%) Exchange Server 2000
13 12 (7.45%) Exchange Server 2013
14 5 (3.11%) nginx
15 2 (1.24%) Oracle Application Server
15 2 (1.24%) Oracle Coherence
15 2 (1.24%) WebLogic
15 2 (1.24%) Tomcat
16 1 (0.62%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 26 (16.15%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.86%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.86%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.24%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (3.11%) SaaS
2 4 (2.48%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 27 (16.77%) SAN
2 21 (13.04%) DNS
3 11 (6.83%) NAS
4 10 (6.21%) TCP/IP
5 9 (5.59%) Internet
5 9 (5.59%) Firewall
6 5 (3.11%) BGP
6 5 (3.11%) DHCP
6 5 (3.11%) LDAP
7 3 (1.86%) iSCSI
8 2 (1.24%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (1.24%) Unified Communications
8 2 (1.24%) VPN
8 2 (1.24%) VoIP
8 2 (1.24%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (0.62%) Network Security
9 1 (0.62%) BIG-IP
9 1 (0.62%) IMAP
9 1 (0.62%) WAN
9 1 (0.62%) POP3
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (27.95%) SQL Server
2 25 (15.53%) SQL Server 2012
3 22 (13.66%) Data Warehouse
4 19 (11.80%) SQL Server 2008
5 17 (10.56%) EDRMS
6 14 (8.70%) IDOL
7 10 (6.21%) Oracle Reports
7 10 (6.21%) MySQL
7 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 10 (6.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
9 5 (3.11%) Oracle Database
10 3 (1.86%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle Exadata
11 2 (1.24%) Oracle Database 12c
12 1 (0.62%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 1 (0.62%) MS Access
12 1 (0.62%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (8.70%) TestDirector
2 13 (8.07%) QuickTest Pro
2 13 (8.07%) WinRunner
3 1 (0.62%) Visual Studio
General
1 16 (9.94%) Spanish Language
2 12 (7.45%) French Language
3 10 (6.21%) German Language
4 6 (3.73%) Retail
5 5 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.11%) Finance
6 3 (1.86%) Legal
6 3 (1.86%) Billing
7 1 (0.62%) Marketing
7 1 (0.62%) Back Office
7 1 (0.62%) Advertising
7 1 (0.62%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.62%) Portuguese Language
Job Titles
1 53 (32.92%) Support Engineer
2 33 (20.50%) Messaging Engineer
3 32 (19.88%) Consultant
4 30 (18.63%) Messaging Support Engineer
5 28 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 28 (17.39%) 2nd Line Support
6 19 (11.80%) Senior Consultant
7 18 (11.18%) SQL Server Consultant
8 17 (10.56%) DBA
9 16 (9.94%) SQL Server DBA
9 16 (9.94%) SQL DBA
10 15 (9.32%) Technical Support
11 14 (8.70%) Administrator
12 12 (7.45%) Technical Support Engineer
12 12 (7.45%) Technical Engineer
13 10 (6.21%) Wintel Consultant
13 10 (6.21%) Analyst
14 9 (5.59%) Architect
14 9 (5.59%) Business Intelligence Consultant
14 9 (5.59%) Senior Business Intelligence Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.48%) .NET
2 3 (1.86%) ASP.NET
2 3 (1.86%) XML
2 3 (1.86%) Middleware
2 3 (1.86%) Ajax
2 3 (1.86%) .NET Framework
2 3 (1.86%) Software Packaging
3 2 (1.24%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.62%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 42 (26.09%) Blackberry
1 42 (26.09%) Replication
2 8 (4.97%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (3.73%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (1.86%) N-Tier
6 2 (1.24%) Data Integration
6 2 (1.24%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.62%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.62%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 106 (65.84%) Windows
2 48 (29.81%) Windows XP
3 30 (18.63%) Linux
4 28 (17.39%) Windows Server 2003
4 28 (17.39%) UNIX
5 18 (11.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 14 (8.70%) Solaris
7 9 (5.59%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.97%) Windows Server 2008
9 7 (4.35%) AIX
9 7 (4.35%) HPUX
10 5 (3.11%) Ubuntu
10 5 (3.11%) CentOS
11 4 (2.48%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (24.84%) Disaster Recovery
2 34 (21.12%) High Availability
3 26 (16.15%) Business Intelligence
4 22 (13.66%) Release Management
5 21 (13.04%) Performance Tuning
6 19 (11.80%) Migration
7 15 (9.32%) Change Management
8 14 (8.70%) Test Automation
9 11 (6.83%) Change Control
9 11 (6.83%) ITIL
10 10 (6.21%) Root Cause Analysis
11 8 (4.97%) Test Scripting
11 8 (4.97%) Project Management
12 6 (3.73%) SOA
12 6 (3.73%) Incident Management
13 5 (3.11%) Asset Management
14 4 (2.48%) TOGAF
15 3 (1.86%) Load Balancing
15 3 (1.86%) Problem Management
15 3 (1.86%) DoDAF
Programming Languages
1 53 (32.92%) SQL
2 30 (18.63%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.73%) Perl
4 4 (2.48%) PHP
4 4 (2.48%) Python
5 3 (1.86%) C#
5 3 (1.86%) VBScript
6 2 (1.24%) T-SQL
6 2 (1.24%) Java
7 1 (0.62%) VB
7 1 (0.62%) Shell Script
7 1 (0.62%) C
Qualifications
1 69 (42.86%) Security Cleared
2 44 (27.33%) DV Cleared
3 39 (24.22%) SC Cleared
4 17 (10.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 14 (8.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (8.07%) MCP
6 13 (8.07%) ISEB
7 10 (6.21%) MCSE
8 8 (4.97%) MCITP
9 6 (3.73%) ISTQB
9 6 (3.73%) Degree
9 6 (3.73%) RHCE
10 5 (3.11%) VCP4
11 3 (1.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.86%) MCSA
11 3 (1.86%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (1.86%) CCNP
11 3 (1.86%) CCNA
12 2 (1.24%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 1 (0.62%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.11%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.86%) COBIT
3 2 (1.24%) SLA
System Software
1 73 (45.34%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (12.42%) Hyper-V
4 16 (9.94%) VMware ESX
5 14 (8.70%) ISA Server
6 13 (8.07%) XenApp
7 11 (6.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 10 (6.21%) vSphere
9 7 (4.35%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 6 (3.73%) Terminal Services
11 5 (3.11%) VMware ESXi
12 4 (2.48%) KVM
13 3 (1.86%) vCloud
14 2 (1.24%) Oracle RMAN
15 1 (0.62%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 1 (0.62%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 25 (15.53%) NetBackup
2 14 (8.70%) Netcool
2 14 (8.70%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 14 (8.70%) HP Quality Center
2 14 (8.70%) McAfee ePO
3 7 (4.35%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.73%) Veritas Storage Foundation
5 5 (3.11%) Plesk
5 5 (3.11%) cPanel
5 5 (3.11%) Webmin
5 5 (3.11%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (2.48%) EMC NetWorker
7 3 (1.86%) ARCserve
8 2 (1.24%) AppManager
8 2 (1.24%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 74 (45.96%) Microsoft
2 55 (34.16%) VMware
3 50 (31.06%) Citrix
4 43 (26.71%) Oracle
5 40 (24.84%) Veritas
6 28 (17.39%) Fujitsu
7 18 (11.18%) Red Hat
8 17 (10.56%) Meridio
9 14 (8.70%) McAfee
10 13 (8.07%) EMC
11 11 (6.83%) Cisco
11 11 (6.83%) HP
12 6 (3.73%) F5
13 5 (3.11%) Symantec
13 5 (3.11%) Sun
14 4 (2.48%) Juniper
14 4 (2.48%) Hitachi
15 2 (1.24%) Sybase
15 2 (1.24%) NetIQ
16 1 (0.62%) CheckPoint
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £35,000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 51 minutes ago
Reading, Berkshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £0000 - £9999 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits Package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £1 per annum + Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
TechnoRecruit
Salary: £35,000 - £42,000pa Depending On Experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
ENTERPRISE RECRUITMENT LTD
Salary: £27000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits 12.5% bonus, 25 days, Pension to 7
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Pension Plan, Insurance Group, Income Protection, Bonus, +++
Posted: 15 days ago